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              Books by Gavin Rich

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              Our Blood is Green: The Springboks in their Own Words
               

              Our Blood is Green: The Springboks in their Own Words (Hardback)

              By Rich, Gavin

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              The leaping Springbok on the green jersey of South Africa is one of the most iconic emblems in world rugby. At the same time, no symbol in world sport has ever done so much to divide - and then unite - a nation. Respected by opponents and supported passionately by South Africans,... the Springboks have been a powerhouse rugby nation for over a century, yet the emblem that now sits alongside the Protea on the chests of the players was once a symbol of violent oppression in apartheid South Africa, the epitome of the white man's dominance over people of colour in the Republic. Told in the words of Springboks past and present, My Blood is Green explores what it means to play for South Africa - from schoolboy dreams to the sacrifices required to make it to the very top - as well as the myriad difficulties the players have faced over the years, from the horrors of apartheid through to the emerging rainbow nation in the 1990s and the multi-cultural team of today.
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              ISBN 9781909715820
              Released AU 1 Oct 2020
              Publisher Birlinn General
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              Politically incorrect: The autobiography

              Politically incorrect: The autobiography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By de Villiers, Peter; Rich, Gavin

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              Throughout his tenure as the first black Springbok coach, Peter de Villiers was in the news, and not always for the right reasons.

              ISBN 9781770224216
              Released AU 15 Aug 2012
              Publisher Publishers Distribution Ltd
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